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Thu Feb 4

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chkNYC replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 12:49 PM

Re: Throwback Thursday

Why are you being so dismissive and sarcastic to me?

While I don't read any of that particular poster's posts, I'm sure I know who it was.

In case you haven't noticed, very few people post here and there is very little [more]

Wed Feb 3

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chkNYC replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 6:33 PM

Re: Zika virus

Here's the article I saw regarding the possibility of a zika vaccine:

http://www.nbcnews.com/storyline/zika-virus-outbreak/could-w......

"A vaccine
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chkNYC replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 11:00 AM

Re: Zika virus

Report just appeared of an instance of sexual transmission of the virus, here in the US. Was it Texas?

Yes, Dallas County:

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Mon Feb 1

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chkNYC replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 5:15 PM

Re: Zika virus

W.H.O. declared Zika a global health emergency today.

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Sun Jan 31

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chkNYC replied to the 77's Foolish House of Pigskin board. 12:36 PM

Re: Ouch. Did that hurt? You poor baby.

...some are listed as 30,000 sq ft!! Who would need a house that big??

Jeter had a waterfront 30,875 sq ft mansion built in Tampa (St. Jetersburg). At the time he still had his apartment in the Trump World Tower in NYC - which he [more]

Sat Jan 30

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chkNYC posted to the Health and Nutrition board. 4:11 PM

Zika virus

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/jan/28/zika-virus-spre...

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention [more]

Fri Jan 29

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chkNYC replied to the Replies I'd Like To Make board. 5:48 PM

Re: When to stop posting

Another hint you need to stop posting:

You keep blathering away and no one replies to ANY of your posts.

Stop blathering!!!

Christina

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chkNYC posted to the Health and Nutrition board. 5:27 PM

February is American Heart Month

"February is American Heart Month. Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in the United States; one in every three deaths is from heart disease and stroke, equal to 2,200 deaths per day."

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Thu Jan 28

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chkNYC posted to the Baby Boomers board. 9:32 PM

Challenger disaster

Today is the 30th anniversary of the Challenger space shuttle disaster.

Millions of us watching on TV saw the Challenger burst into flames and then disintegrate. What a terrible moment in NASA's history.

The seven crew members will [more]

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chkNYC posted to the Baby Boomers board. 7:58 PM

Abe Vigoda

He was reported dead years back and took a full page ad in Variety to make sure that folks knew that he had not died!

I really liked his character on Barney Miller and thought that he did a great acting job in the Godfather [more]

Wed Jan 27

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chkNYC replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 6:55 PM

Re: Gluten (again)

One week is just not enough.

sheila:

As I mentioned in my reply to Laura, I indicated in my post that the study was short-term and small (and the article itself noted that fact).

And the article noted that the [more]

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chkNYC replied to the Health and Nutrition board. 6:45 PM

Re: Gluten (again)

The study, as designed, presents no meaningful information.

Laura:

Please note that I twice referred to the article as "interesting" and never said that the study was "meaningful".

And I also [more]

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chkNYC replied to the Major League Baseball board. 6:29 PM

Re: Say it ain't so!

the NBA is nationally televised on 5 networks (ABC, ESPN, TBS, TNT and NBA TV) while MLB is televised on FOX, ESPN and MLB Network...

MLB is also televised on TBS and Fox Sports 1.

NBA attendance figures:

8 teams
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chkNYC replied to the Recipes/Cooking board. 11:37 AM

Re: Winter food

Rouse’s Supermarket has “Jet Fresh Atlantic Whole Salmon Slabs $3.99 LB. Limit of 2 Slabs While Supplies Last”.

I find this absolutely amazing!!! Are these farm-raised salmon?

How large was the supply? Were you able to get [more]

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chkNYC posted to the Health and Nutrition board. 11:29 AM

Gluten (again)

Interesting article in the Science section of yesterday's NYTimes:

http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2016/01/20/when-athletes-go-gl...

The results of a [more]

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chkNYC replied to the Major League Baseball board. 11:05 AM

Re: Say it ain't so!

My point is that the fans did have a problem... they stayed away. They came back to the AL parks when they thought the game was more exciting.

But attendance was NOT down because there was no difference between the leagues which was [more]

Tue Jan 26

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chkNYC replied to the Major League Baseball board. 8:36 PM

Re: Say it ain't so!

You just repeated my point.

My point was that the fans didn't seem to have a problem when there was no difference between the leagues.

You seemed to agree with that as you said that the DH was created because the AL had poor [more]

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chkNYC replied to the Recipes/Cooking board. 6:19 PM

Re: Winter food

Since we haven't really had Winter yet here in NYC, I'm not really into the usual soups and stews, etc.

Well, that changed this weekend when we had 26 inches of snow here in NYC!!!

On Saturday, when it was snowing like crazy, [more]

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chkNYC replied to the Major League Baseball board. 5:44 PM

Re: Say it ain't so!

I remember 1972 being a terrible year for attendance league-wide in the AL. The DH was introduced on a three-year experimental basis. The owners were so please with the uptick in overall attendance that they made it permanent after the first [more]

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chkNYC replied to the Major League Baseball board. 5:27 PM

Re: Say it ain't so!

So for all the years before 1973, it must have been simply terrible, not having a defined difference between the two leagues.

You are correct in that before the AL adopted the DH in 1973, there was no defined difference between the [more]

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